Helping Victims

Being a victim of crime and experiencing the court system can be difficult and confusing. Trained Victim Witness specialists can provide support, information, and referrals.

About the Program

The Office of the District Attorney provides this Victim Witness Assistance Program to help those who have the victim of a crime. The program is staffed with people who genuinely care about victims and their involvement in the criminal justice system. The goal of the victim witness specialists is to help minimize the effect of being a victim or witness to a crime.

The program can provide information about how the court system works and what is happening with a particular case. Staff will address the effects of the crime and answer questions.